In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- This recipe makes enough syrup for 44 juleps.
- We drink tall mojitos, juleps made with lime juice, rum, and crushed mint.
- Mint can do much more than dress up a julep or a lamb chop.
- So if you don't want to drink a julep, you can use a tincture instead.
- Mint juleps were also popular beverages from morning till midday.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.